contention - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contention

contention is hyphenated as con-ten-tion

How to pronounce contention

contention is pronounced kən´tɛnʃən

Number of syllables in contention

The number of syllables in contention is 3

What part of speech in contention?

contention is a noun

How common in the word contention?

contention is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does contention convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to contention

convention

Lists containing contention

Words with similar spelling to convention
Synonyms of 'altercation'
Synonyms of 'antagonism'
Synonyms of 'antipathy'
Synonyms of 'antithesis'
Synonyms of 'apologetics'
Synonyms of 'apologia'
Synonyms of 'apology'
Synonyms of 'argument'
Synonyms of 'assertion'
Synonyms of 'belligerence'
Synonyms of 'bickering'
Synonyms of 'brawl'
Synonyms of 'broil'
Synonyms of 'casuistry'
Synonyms of 'challenge'
Synonyms of 'clash'
Synonyms of 'collision'
Synonyms of 'combat'
Synonyms of 'competition'
Synonyms of 'confrontation'
Synonyms of 'contradiction'
Synonyms of 'contraposition'
Synonyms of 'contrariety'
Synonyms of 'contrast'
Synonyms of 'controversy'
Synonyms of 'crosscurrent'
Synonyms of 'crossing'
Synonyms of 'debate'
Synonyms of 'defense'
Synonyms of 'deity'
Synonyms of 'denial'
Synonyms of 'difference'
Synonyms of 'disabuse'
Synonyms of 'disagreement'
Synonyms of 'discord'
Synonyms of 'disharmony'
Synonyms of 'dispute'
Synonyms of 'dissension'
Synonyms of 'dissent'
Synonyms of 'dissidence'
Synonyms of 'dissonance'
Synonyms of 'disunion'
Synonyms of 'donnybrook'
Synonyms of 'encounter'
Synonyms of 'enmity'
Synonyms of 'faction'
Synonyms of 'feud'
Synonyms of 'fight'
Common Noun Collocations of animosity
Common Noun Collocations of bone
Common Noun Collocations of emulation
Common Noun Collocations of giveaway
Common Noun Collocations of hedging
Common Noun Collocations of jealousies
Common Noun Collocations of negating
Common Noun Collocations of overruled
Common Noun Collocations of overlooks
Common Noun Collocations of quiets
Common Noun Collocations of quarles
Common Noun Collocations of rejected
Common Noun Collocations of support
Common Noun Collocations of turbulence
Common Noun Collocations of unequivocally